11-Day Small Group China Tour to Beijing, Xi'an, Zhangjiajie and Shanghai

Explore the top attractions of Beijing, Xi'an, Zhangjiajie and Shanghai in the 11-day small group tour with maximum 18 travelers. The world-famous China Great Wall, Forbidden City, Terracotta Army, Avatar Hallelujah Mountain - Zhangjiajie, Shanghai Bund and many other popular attractions will surely provide a feast for the eyes. Fun will start from the moment you join in this tour.

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$3,358

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Duration

11 days

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  • What's included :
    • 10x Breakfast
    • 1x Dinner
    • 8x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 10 nights
    • Private drivers with air-conditioned vehicles
    • Private local English-speaking guides
    • One way economy class airfare of Beijing/Xi'an/Zhangjiajie/Shanghai.
    • A round-trip cable car at Mutianyu Great Wall and Tianmen Mountain
    • Hotel accommodation based on twin-sharing room
    • Tips or gratuities for hotel porters
    • Entry/Admission - Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
    • Entry/Admission - Temple of Heaven
    • Entry/Admission - Red Theatre Beijing Kung Fu Show
    • Entry/Admission - Mutianyu Great Wall
    • Entry/Admission - Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
    • Entry/Admission - Hutong Tour
    • Entry/Admission - The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses
    • Entry/Admission - Tang Dynasty Show
    • Entry/Admission - Xi'an City Wall (Chengqiang)
    • Entry/Admission - Shaanxi History Museum
    • Entry/Admission - Xi'an Mosque
    • Entry/Admission - Zhangjiajie National Forest Park
    • Entry/Admission - The Grand Canyon of Zhangjiajie
    • Entry/Admission - Baofeng Lake
    • Entry/Admission - Tianmen Mountain National Forest Park
    • Entry/Admission - Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan)
    • Entry/Admission - Yu Garden (Yuyuan)
    • Entry/Admission - Huangpu River
    What's excluded :
    • International airfares
    • Entry visa fees
    • Tips or gratuities for guides and drivers
    • Single room supplement for solo guest is compulsive and is available on request
    • Excess luggage fares

  • Day 1: Airport pick-up in Beijing

    Pass By: Beijing Capital International Airport, Shunyi District, Beijing, China
    Upon your arrival at Beijing airport, you will meet your tour guide and driver outside the baggage claim area. Then you will be escorted to the hotel. The rest of the day is left for you to adjust the jet lag.

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: Overnight at The Great Wall Hotel Beijing, a 5-star hotel

    Day 2: Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and the Temple of Heaven

    Stop At: Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang), West Changan Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100006 China
    Your tour guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel lobby and take you to tour Beijing city. Firstly, you will have a stroll on the world's largest square in the city center - Tiananmen Square.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Forbidden City-The Palace Museum, No.4 Jingshanqian Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100009 China
    From the Tiananmen Square, you will enter the Imperial Palace, also known as the Forbidden City to explore its fascinating halls and pavilions. Here, you will not only learn how the emperor handled political affairs and lived their lives, but appreciate numerous ancient art treasures.

    At noon, an a la carte welcome lunch will be arranged at a nice restaurant.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Temple of Heaven, Tiantan Road, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100050 China
    In the afternoon, you will continue to visit the Temple of Heaven with its unique architectures, where the emperors worshiped the heavens in hopes of good harvests.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Red Theatre Beijing Kung Fu Show, No.44 Xingfu Street, Dongcheng District 50 Meters East of Tiantan Hotel, Beijing 100061 China
    In the evening, you will never miss a fabulous Chinese Kung Fu Performance specially arranged for you in the Red Theatre. Afterwards, you will be escorted to the hotel.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Western buffet breakfast at hotel
    • Lunch: a la carte welcome lunch
    Accommodation included: Overnight at The Great Wall Hotel Beijing, a 5-star hotel

    Day 3: Mutianyu Great Wall Tour

    Stop At: Mutianyu Great Wall, Mutianyu Village, Bohai Town, Huairou District, Beijing China
    This morning you will be taken to Mutianyu Great Wall to experience at first hand the wonder of the Great Wall. The round-trip cable car is included so that you can save more time on the Wall. Standing on the wall and looking at it stretching up and down into boundless distance is an exciting experience and will leave you a life-long memory.

    Lunch is not included, it is recommended that you have a hearty breakfast before you leave the hotel.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Pass By: Niaochao National Stadium, No.1 Guojia Tiyuchang South Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing China
    In the afternoon, on the way back you will have a photo stop at the Olympic National Stadium, also known as the Bird's Nest. After that, pay a visit to a featured local market.

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Western buffet breakfast at hotel
    Accommodation included: Overnight at The Great Wall Hotel Beijing, a 5-star hotel

    Day 4: Travel in Summer Palace, Beijing Hutong and Fly from Beijing to Xi'an

    Stop At: Summer Palace (Yiheyuan), No.19 Xinjian Gongmen Road, Haidian District, Beijing 100080 China
    The first stop of this-day tour is the Summer Palace - the largest existing imperial garden with a graceful landscape and magnificent constructions.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Hutong Tour, No.9, Zhonglou, Dongcheng District No.9, Zhonglou, Dongcheng District, 100009, Beijing, Beijing 100009 China
    Then you will visit the famous Beijing Hutongs. Taking the local rickshaw and traveling along the narrow lanes, you will get a close touch with the original Beijing lifestyle and culture. You also can experience the Chinese Paper Cutting which is specially arranged for you.

    At noon, a la carte lunch is prepared for you to taste the authentic Chinese food.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Pass By: Beijing Capital International Airport, Shunyi District, Beijing, China
    Late in the afternoon, you will take a flight to Xi'an. Upon your arrival in Xi'an, your local guide will meet you outside the baggage claim area and take you to the hotel in downtown.

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Western buffet breakfast at hotel
    • Lunch: A la carte lunch
    Accommodation included: Overnight at Sheraton Hotel, a 5-star hotel

    Day 5: Terracotta Army, Local Family Visit, Ancient Pagoda & Tang Dynasty Dancing Show

    Stop At: The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses, Qinling North Road, Lintong District, Xi'an 710600 China
    Your tour guide will pick you up from your hotel in Xian and take you to the Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum. You will see the three excavated pits, the Bronze Chariots and Horses Exhibition Hall. Follow your guide to know more about its history and culture. You will have at least two and a half hours to explore this significant site.

    At noon, you will have a chance to visit a local family and enjoy a big meal. What's more, you can join in the process of cooking if interested.
    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Small Goose Pagoda, No.72 Youyi Road, Beilin District, Xi'an 710068 China
    Then turn to the Small Wild Goose Pagoda. It was founded during the Tang Dynasty (618 - 907) to store sutras brought from India by an eminent monk, Yi Jing, and the pagoda is similar to the renowned Big Wild Goose Pagoda in shape but smaller in size, hence the name. Many exquisite stone Buddha, stone lions, stone horses and other stone carvings can be seen there.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Tang Dynasty Show, 75 North Chang'an Road, Xi'an 710065 China
    A splendid evening is in store when you will be entertained by the Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show while partaking of the famous Dumpling Dinner.

    Note: Since the theater is usually not open in Jan, Feb, Mar and Dec, you will not be arranged the show and dumpling dinner for tours starting during the periods. Clients will enjoy free time to relax.
    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch: A special home-cooked a la carte lunch will be served at a local home that you visit.
    • Dinner: Dumpling dinner with the show
    Accommodation included: Overnight at Sheraton Hotel, a 5-star hotel

    Day 6: City Highlights Tour in Xi'an and Fly from Xi'an to Zhangjiajie

    Stop At: Xi'an City Wall (Chengqiang), Zhongxin District, Xi'an 710001 China
    The day begins with a leisure visit to the City Wall Park, where you can observe the day-to-day life of the locals. You may also practice Tai Chi with the master. Tai Chi, a soft form of Chinese martial arts, is considered the quintessential Chinese culture.

    After that, you will pay a visit to the City Wall. It is the most complete existing urban fortification in China. Cycling on the ancient wall is an exciting experience that many people like to try (bike rental fee is not included).
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Shaanxi History Museum, 91 Xiaozai E Rd, Xi'an 710061 China
    Afterwards, you will be taken to the Shaanxi History Museum. You can see a lot of cultural relics in this museum. Those collections will show you the development of ancient China in different eras.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Xi'an Mosque, Huajue Alley, Xincheng District, Xi'an 710043 China
    The Great Mosque is one of the best-preserved Islamic mosques in China. Built in 742 during the Tang Dynasty (618-907), it is a result of the communication and integration of different ethnic cultures.You will not only see the Chinese classical architectural style but also the traditional Muslim character in the Great Mosque.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Muslim Quarter, West of Bell Drum Towers Square , Beilin District, Xi'an 710000 China
    After that, you have time to wander around the Muslim Quarter. There are a lot of interesting knickknacks and traditional local snacks for you to sample.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Pass By: Xi'an Xianyang International Airport, Weicheng District, Xianyang, Xianyang, Shaanxi, China
    Then your Xi'an guide and driver will escort you to the airport and help you board the flight to Zhangjiajie. Upon your arrival, you will meet your local tour guide and driver outside the baggage claim area. After a short greeting, you will be accompanied to the hotel to check-in.

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Western buffet breakfast at hotel
    • Lunch: A la carte lunch
    Accommodation included: Overnight at Pullman Zhangjiajie Hotel, a 5-star hotel

    Day 7: Tour in Zhangjiajie National Forest Park

    Stop At: Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, Wulingyuan District, Zhangjiajie 427000 China
    Your guide will take you to Zhangjiajie National Forest Park where you will visit many scenic spots, such as Tianzi mountain,Ten-mile gallery, Golden Whip Stream and Yuanjiajie etc.

    The spectacular Bailong Sight-seeing Elevator in Yuanjiajie takes visitors rapidly up to the mountain top, where you get a magnificent vista. Tianzi Mountain Nature Reserve is hailed as 'the Monarch of the Peak Forest', so you can imagine how magnificent it is. Golden Whip Stream, with overlapping peaks, rippling waters, verdant forests and tranquil valleys gives everyone an enjoyable experience. Making your way through the Ten-mile Gallery is like a journey across a huge scroll of scenic paintings.

    After that, you will be escorted to the hotel.
    Duration: 6 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Western buffet breakfast at hotel
    • Lunch
    Accommodation included: Overnight at Pullman Zhangjiajie Hotel, a 5-star hotel

    Day 8: Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon and Baofeng Lake Tour

    Stop At: The Grand Canyon of Zhangjiajie, Sanguansi, Zhangjiajie 427000 China
    This day, you will reach at the Grand Canyon of Zhangjiajie with the company of your tour guide and driver. Here, you will have a chance to cross the highest and longest glass bridge in the world.
    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Baofeng Lake, Suoxi Town, Wulingyuan District Wulingyuan Scenic Area, Zhangjiajie 427400 China
    Then you will have a short boat ride on Baofeng Lake. Immerse yourself into the breathtaking landscapes and feel the peace and quiet at that moment.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Western buffet breakfast at hotel
    • Lunch
    Accommodation included: Overnight at Pullman Zhangjiajie Hotel, a 5-star hotel

    Day 9: Tianmen Mountain Tour and Leave for Shanghai by Plane

    Stop At: Tianmen Mountain National Forest Park, Tianmen Mountain Ticket Station, Yongding District, Zhangjiajie 427000 China
    This morning, you will come to visit the Tianmen Mountain National Forest Park. Walking on the world's longest cable-way, you can take in the beautiful scenery on the Tianmen mountain, which is the highest mountain in Zhangjiajie City.
    Duration: 4 hours

    Pass By: Hehua Airport Parking Lot, Yongding District, Zhangjiajie, Hunan, China
    After the sightseeing, the guide and driver will transport you to the Zhangjiajie Airport. You will take flight to Shanghai. Upon arrival, the local guide will meet you and help you check in the hotel in downtown.

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Western buffet breakfast at hotel
    • Lunch
    Accommodation included: Overnight at Sheraton Shanghai Hongkou Hotel, a 5-star hotel

    Day 10: Shanghai Highlights Tour

    Stop At: Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan), No.201 Renmin Avenue, Shanghai China
    This morning, Your local tour guide will pick you up at your hotel. You will visit one of the four largest museums in China, Shanghai Museum, which specializes in exhibiting art works from ancient times.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Yu Garden (Yuyuan), No.218 Anren Street, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200010 China
    Then, come to the Yu Garden - one of the attractions that you cannot miss in Shanghai. The symbol of the Garden is the Nine Zigzag Bridge built of granite and grass-white jade and the quaint, elegant mid-lake pavilion.

    Later, we will leave you some time at the nearby Yu bazaar.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Former French Concession, Puxi Central, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200000 China
    Then you will come to the Former French Concession, you will see a lot of European style buildings built in early 20th century.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Huangpu River, Headstreams from Dianshan Lake, Zhujiajiao Town, Qingpu District, Shanghai 201700 China
    Have a short cruise on the Huangpu River, you will feel the boom of this city and experience the special charming of this international metropolis.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: The Bund (Wai Tan), Zhongshan East 1st Road, Shanghai China
    Then take some free time to walk around the Bund and see the different style buildings along one side, and big or small boats traveling along the Huangpu River. It is a must to see this great view in Shanghai.

    Your amazing trip comes to an end when your guide and driver transfers you back hotel and bids you bon voyage.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Western buffet breakfast at hotel
    • Lunch: A la carte farewell lunch
    Accommodation included: Overnight at Sheraton Shanghai Hongkou Hotel, a 5-star hotel

    Day 11: Leave Shanghai by yourself

    Pass By: Shanghai Pudong International Airport, S 1 Ying Bin Gao Su, Pudong Xinqu, Shanghai Shi, China
    After having breakfast at the hotel you will need to prepare for your departure flight. You can take a taxi to Pudong airport and it takes about one hour driving.

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Western buffet breakfast at hotel
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    On the first day when you arrive in Beijing, your guide will pick up you at the Beijing airport. Duringthe tour, your guide will pick up you at the hotel each morning (except the last day).Airports
    • Beijing Capital International Airport, Shunyi District, Beijing, China
    Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • The show and dumpling dinner in Xi'an will be canceled in Jan, Feb, Mar and Dec due to some special reasons.
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travelers
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Travel China Guide

Activity ID: V-7493P146

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